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East Oceanfront Dining

Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
+1 910-256-2251
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cheese plate” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Asian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
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Reviewed February 3, 2015

one of the best steaks I have ever had the pleasure of eating! In the comfort of my private room, no less. There is nothing to dislike about this place. Whether you choose to eat in the dining room, poolside, or in your room, you...More

Thank Frybabymomma
Reviewed December 2, 2014

The corn chowder was so good with big lumps of crab and lobster meat and the crab cakes were delicious as well.

Thank Rdskens_Tag
Reviewed November 10, 2014

The restaurant had a nice atmosphere and it was modern. The service was ok. The food was the worst we have ever had. We had to send back two dishes and one of them we had to send back twice. One of us ordered a...More

1  Thank FoodiesRicMon
Reviewed November 2, 2014

This is a fun place. Really enjoyed our breakfast on the rear terrace. After your meal enjoy a nice walk on the beach

Thank David L
Reviewed September 22, 2014

We had the prix fixe Saturday menu. We both ended up ordering prime rib. It was spectacular -- one of the best I have ever had. The broccolini that came with it was perfect. Even the mashed potatoes were amazing. But the overall atmosphere and...More

2  Thank kwix
Reviewed September 11, 2014

Breakfast was good! Found dirty plates and silverware. The coffee was horrible! Made with salt water???

Thank Cici C
Reviewed August 24, 2014

This restaurant is in the Blockade Runner Resort. We sat outside under a white canopy surrounded by beautiful gardens. Our servers name was Maranda. She was excellent. She new the menu, answered our questions and had great suggestions. I had the grouper and my husband...More

1  Thank JoeSnert
Reviewed August 23, 2014

No No NO!! You must not eat here you will be so disappointed. Go into Wilmington before eating here! Besides the breakfast being disgusting we had to beg for service. Please can we have drinks 3 times.... Please can we have our check.... Check never...More

2  Thank JB C
Reviewed August 11, 2014

Beautiful view and amenities!! The garden are divine! Breakfast is great with wonderful service. Miss some of the old staff :(

Thank KSoltis
Reviewed July 25, 2014

We had an amazing dinner. The menu is limited but provides a range of options. We sat outside with a view of the gardens and could hear the surf. I loved the venue. A beautiful white canopy covers the seating area. So far it is...More

1  Thank sail2there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $35
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
    (Waynick Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Private shuttle available to patrons visiting from the Wrightsville Beach local area. Please call the resort directly to arrange pick-up and drop off.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-256-2251
East Dining's award-winning creative fair in a beautiful oceanfront garden setting, this chef-driven restaurant reflects the passions of Chef de Cuisine Jessica Cabo. Her vegetarian and seafood-centric dishes reflect influences from California, Mexico, Asia and the Mediterranean. Elegant dining indoors or outside on a canopy garden deck. Settle in for an evening of coastal food culture with fresh local seafood, produce from our own gardenscape and others harvested from local purveyors. Enjoy a great selection of wines, spirits, and local craft beers. Local. Oceanfront. Freshly Produced Every Evening. Custom Cuisine. Gluten-free. Vegetarian/Vegan. Raw. Just ask for the chef! Friday Lobster Night, Sunday Blues Brunch, and Seasonal Poolside Dining and Bar
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